Leeds Beckett University Student Accommodation
Leeds Beckett University welcomes an array of students from the UK and overseas, providing a host of student accommodations to suit undergraduate students, disabled applicants, international students, post-graduates and family applicants.
As Leeds Beckett University is located to the north of Leeds city centre, finding student accommodation in Leeds that suits both your commute to the university, and getting about within the city centre, is easy! You will find a host of Leeds Beckett student accommodations just a few minutes’ walk from the main campus, including Symonds House and IQ Altus House student accommodations offering a range of rooms with ensuites, beautifully presented studio flats and private penthouse suites presenting spectacular views across Leeds city.
There are many Leeds Beckett university halls and student residences that are great for those looking for the benefits of great facilities with budget-friendly prices. Our North Hill Court and Grayson Heights provide comfortable and well-presented accommodations at affordable prices and all within easy reach of Leeds Beckett University campus.
Whether you’re looking for Leeds Beckett University student accommodation in the heart of the action, just a short walk away, or placed within quieter areas of Leeds city, as well as a host of shared and private student accommodation, you will find a wide range of accommodation to suit every need and budget.
About Leeds Beckett University
Leeds Beckett University prides itself on its investment in its students, preparing them for their life and career after graduation. Providing real-life and deliverable research and projects, Leeds Beckett University offers social, economic and cultural benefits to the wider Leeds community with the purpose of shaping their place within an expanding and developing city.
Leeds Beckett University Rank
Leeds Beckett University ranks 106th in the country according to the Complete University Guide university league table 2023. However, Leeds Beckett University has ranked 57th for its recent investment in bringing its facilities in line with leading university campuses and has transformed its Carnegie School of Sport and Leeds School of Arts buildings, investing in high-tech facilities for its growing number of students.
Located centrally within Leeds city, Leeds Beckett University boasts an accessible position, easy to reach via bus from the wider areas of Leeds and only 12 minutes’ walk from Leeds railway station. Considered the gateway to Yorkshire, Leeds sits on the main railway line connecting London to Edinburgh, Glasgow and all across the UK.
You will find a host of nearby Leeds Beckett University accommodations that can be easily accessed on foot or short bus rides from the university campus.
In 2022 Leeds Beckett University conducted a survey on graduate outcomes and found that 91.1% of Leeds Beckett graduates were in work or further study fifteen months after they completed their course, while 69.8% were in highly skilled employment or further study.
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Bursaries and Scholarship Opportunities
Leeds Beckett University offers a wide selection of highly beneficial scholarship and bursary opportunities depending on students’ individual circumstances and chosen courses.
Student Life at Leeds Beckett University
A metropolitan hive of activity, Leeds offers students an inclusive and eclectic student experience, ideal for undergraduates all the way through to postgraduates looking to further their knowledge and careers in a diverse and developing city. Home to four universities, Leeds bustling student life guarantees a host of activities, events, and festivals designed to excite the student population.
Leeds Beckett University offers guides to help make the most of your time as a student in Leeds as well as why Leeds Beckett is THE place to study. According to Whatuni Student Choice Awards 2022, Leeds Beckett University ranked 6th in the UK for its student life with countless experiences and activities waiting to be explored. Our guide to the top 10 things to do in Leeds for students explores Leeds’ best student experiences.
As a student at Leeds Beckett University, you can expect a wide range of societies and clubs to fully immerse yourself within life as a LBU student. While Leeds Beckett University student union packs in a range of eventsbringing LBU students together, from freshers go fresh events, to regular student nights at popular bars and clubs like Pryzm and The Space, as well as a range of sporting events including ultimate frisbee, jujitsu, women’s and men’s football, touch rugby and much more! LBU’s give it a go program offers students the chance to try new things without commitment.
Leeds cultural scene is coveted by hosting the UK’s longest-running West Indian Carnival. Mixed with a rating as one of the best vegan cities in the UK, Leeds offers foodies the chance to explore a wide international café and restaurant scene with popular haunts for students, including Bundobust, Cantina Leeds, and Bahn & Mee.
You will find a mix of Leeds Beckett student accommodation to place you in the heart of the Leeds student experience. Leeds student accommodation encompasses all the best areas of Leeds, including the city centre, Headingly and Woodhouse.
Leeds Beckett University Accommodation FAQ’s
What is the best Leeds Beckett accommodation?
If you’re looking for Leeds Beckett student accommodation that combines great location and facilities, one of our favourites is Study Inn Brotherton House which includes access to a gym and spa facilities within your accommodation costs.
Is Leeds Beckett accommodation first come, first serve?
Leeds Beckett University accommodation application deadlines vary across universities, and so it is recommended to make an accommodation application as soon as possible to ensure you are guaranteed a place.
Is Leeds Beckett University worth it?
Not only does Leeds Beckett University offer an exciting, inclusive and diverse student experience within the university and in the city of Leeds, the Whatuni Award 2022 ranked it 6th in the UK for career prospects offering thousands of work placement opportunities every year, ensuring each and every student is prepared and ready to excel in the workplace after their graduation!
What is the difference between Leeds University and Leeds Beckett?
Leeds Beckett University’s roots lie in the merging of several key schools across Leeds to form Leeds Polytechnic in 1970 and then later, Leeds Beckett University in 2014. Leeds Beckett University offers courses in a wide array of subject areas including account and financing, computing and engineering, architecture and landscape, art and design and many more.
The University of Leeds was established in 1904 and is considered the 5th largest in the UK. A member of the Worldwide Universities Network (WUN), the University of Leeds is recognised worldwide for its research and development, and attract large numbers of international students each year.
Where do most students live in Leeds?
For new undergraduate students looking to place themselves in the heart of the action, our most popular Leeds Beckett student accommodation is either IQ Marsden House or The Foundry for their location and student vibe. For second, third or postgraduate, many move to the surrounding areas of Headingley and Burley for their lively student life.
Can I get student accommodation close to Leeds Beckett University?
You will find MyStudentHalls.com offers a multitude of Leeds Beckett University accommodation for those looking to reach their lectures within just a few short minutes’ walk!
Which is the best student accommodation near Leeds Beckett University?
Known for its fantastic facilities, The Refinery offers students an in-house gym, cinema room, entertainment area, residents bar and a rooftop terrace to enjoy the sights on Leeds on those sunnier days. Located 19 minutes’ walk away for Leeds Beckett University campus, The Refinery also offers easy accessibility to all areas of Leeds via regular bus routes.
How much does student accommodation near Leeds Beckett University cost?
Leeds Beckett University accommodation prices vary based on location and facilities on offer for students. For accommodation with in-house gyms, entertainment areas as well as studio and penthouse rooms, prices can vary from £105 per week to £324 per week. For lower cost accommodation that doesn’t fall short on comfort, student life and accessibility, prices can vary from £91 per week. Explore our selection of Leeds Becket student accommodation and find the perfect accommodation to suit every need and budget.